Why does conditioner cause dandruff?

The function of the conditioner is mainly for the hair, which has no effect on the hair. Some so-called anti-dandruff conditioners are also for shedding the dandruff that remains in the hair.Using too much conditioner may cause dandruff to increase!


At present, the popular shampoos on the market are basically“two-in-one”shampoos that promote easy-to-use and simple hair care. Over time, many people have the misconception that they can not use conditioner.

In fact, the conditioner must not only be used,but also used correctly to help you create an elegant, soft hair.

After shampooing, the hair scales on the surface of the hair are open.At this time, combing and drying the hair are more likely to cause damage to the hair. The role of the conditioner is that it can close the hair scales, and play anti-static, antibacterial, supple, moisturizing and other functions, so that dry hair regains moisture, and forms a protective film to prevent water loss, so that the hair continues to be supple, moist, shiny, and easy to comb.

Why does conditioner cause dandruff?

Conditioner is mainly composed of surfactants, cationic conditioners, fat enhancers, oils, chelating agents, preservatives, pigments, flavors and other active ingredients.

Fat enhancers such as lanolin, olive oil, silicone oil, etc., used in conditioners, can improve the nutritional status of hair, make hair bright and easy to comb.Other active ingredients may contain ingredients with different functions such as wetting, sunscreen, vitamins, and plant extracts.If these ingredients act on the hair, they may cause scalp discomfort and even produce dandruff.

The function of the conditioner is mainly for the hair, which has no effect on the hair. Some so-called anti-dandruff conditioners are also for shedding the dandruff that remains in the hair.Therefore,when using conditioner, do pay attention,the conditioner only needs to be applied to the tip of the hair, and do not touch the hair too much,so that naturally it will not aggravate dandruff troubles.

The choice of conditioner should be based on the hair quality

In summer, the sun is strong,and the hair and skin are just as vulnerable to ultraviolet rays. In particular, we should pay attention to the moisturizing, moisturizing and repairing of the hair.If a series of hair problems such as dryness, split ends, yellowing, etc. have occurred, you need to supplement the corresponding nutrients for different situations.

Under normal circumstances,washing your hair after the sun should wait for the scalp and hair to cool naturally before starting. The choice of conditioner should be suitable for your hair type:

Dry hair

The hair scales in the hair structure have been damaged, which will lead to a lack of water and oil in the hair. If it is serious, it may also be yellow, bifurcated, fragile and easy to break.Therefore, in the choice of conditioner, we should pay attention to whether it has a moisturizing effect.

Oily hair

Oil control refreshing conditioner is very suitable for helping oily hair stay dry and comfortable for a long time. Even after intense ultraviolet radiation, it will not be sticky and greasy, but it can help you hold the feeling of refreshing when you just washed your hair.

Fragile hair

Fragile hair is mostly due to nutrient loss and extreme lack of various nutrients needed for hair. To repair hair problems such as loss of elasticity and easy breakage, it is natural to supplement a lot of nutrients, so it is best to choose a conditioner rich in nutrients. If necessary, you can even insist on using it every day, especially some leave-in conditioners will be more suitable.